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This collection by features interactive Shockwave activities that simulate a variety of physical situations. Students manipulate variables and observe the outcome on the physical…

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Publisher: Integrated Teaching and Learning Program: Teach Engineering
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This lesson package for middle school integrates authentic spectral data from NASA's Cassini exploration of Saturn and its moon, Titan. Students will analyze known data from UV…

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This page contains a short explanation and Java simulation of the physics behind rainbows. It covers the reflection and refraction effects of light inside a water droplet as well as…

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Bragg's Law defines the fundamental mathematical relationship upon which X-ray crystallography measurement is based. Rosalind Franklin was an expert in X-ray crystallography and…

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W. Christian and M. Belloni
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The Physlet Physics Section 7: Optics provides a technology-enhanced introduction to topics in optics from an introductory physics course. Interactive javascript simulations are used…

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In this interdisciplinary lab, students examine the diffraction pattern of a helical spring from a ballpoint pen to gain insight into how chemical physicist Rosalind Franklin…

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A. Schwabacher; Publisher: American Museum of Natural History
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This is a detailed instruction guide for building a spectroscope out of inexpensive materials. A spectrometer or spectroscope is an optical device that separates visible light into…

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M. Davidson and K. Spring; Publishers: Olympus America, Inc. and National High Magnetic Field Laboratory
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This item is a introductory tutorial relating to wave-particle duality in the behavior of light. It traces the early history of light refraction theory, from Huygens' 18th century…

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This web page includes a java illustration of single slit diffraction of light. The user can adjust the wavelength of the light and the size of the slit and observe the resultant…
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This website contains pictures and explanations of many atmospheric optics phenomena. Topics include rainbows, ice halos, crepuscular rays, and more. Each topic includes pictures,…
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